The first table below looks at the demand for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Gatwick region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 6 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Project Management 9 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 17.65% 35.00% 14.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.95% 41.18% 19.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 14
Average daily rate
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£363 £348 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.31% -4.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.53%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41 34 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 80.39% 85.00% 76.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 44
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £630 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Project Management
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Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Management across the Gatwick region.

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Gatwick region.

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management.

1 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
2 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) MS Office
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) CRM
6 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
6 1 (7.69%) PMP
6 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.69%) Legal
6 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (7.69%) Retail
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
6 1 (7.69%) Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) MS Project
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Migration Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Data Centre Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Development Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Software Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Software Development Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Software Development Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Development Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Change Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Office Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Project Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Project Office Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Change Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.69%) Transition Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PMP
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) VMware